Damage to the paternal genome of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans cannot be repaired and is instead passed on to its offspring, while the female egg repairs or limits the damage / publication in 'Nature'.
PhD defense marathon in the Schumacher lab accomplished. Congratulations to our four new PhDs: Dr. Robert Beyersdorf, Dr. Vaddavalli Pavana Lakshmi, Dr. Arturo Bujarrabal Dueso and Dr. Simon UszkoreitPhD Defenses 2022
Scientists at the University of Cologne show in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans that intestinal cells check the quality of oocytes and intervene when they detect defects / Publication in 'Nature Communications'
Our new review on nucleosome remodelling and DNA double strand break repair is online. Very happy to be part of the Research Topic: "Protecting the Code: DNA Double- Strand Break Repair Pathway Choice".